Course Description

The AOSSM/AAOS Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Review Course is the premier annual event for anyone who desires a comprehensive review of orthopaedic sports medicine and general sports medicine topics. This is the only course of its kind in the country providing an unparalleled overview of generally accepted standards-of-care. Those who have attended this course often comment that it has helped them communicate better with their healthcare team. With a new location this year at the elegant Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel, you’ll be just steps from Chicago’s famous Theater District and Magnificent Mile shopping!

Included with the course:
• Access to the AOSSM 2019 Self-Assessment Exam to help identify areas for further study, which includes an additional 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  
Please note the 2019 Exam will be available in April 2019.
• Post-meeting online access to all course audio and slide presentations
• Print binder with course handouts
Course Co-Chairs

Preliminary Program

Christopher C. Kaeding MD
The Ohio State University


Bruce S. Miller MD, MS
University of Michigan


Upon completion of this educational activity, learners should be able to:

  Implement an effective evaluation algorithm for musculoskeletal and medical sports medicine conditions.

  Assess and apply surgical and nonsurgical treatment recommendations and rehabilitation protocols for the management of essential musculoskeletal and medical conditions germane to the practice of orthopaedic sports medicine.

  Analyze and interpret research and imaging.


  General orthopaedic surgeons
  Primary care sports medicine physicians and orthopaedic surgery fellows
  Physician assistants, nurse practitioners and other healthcare professionals who work closely with surgeons and physicians
  Physicians who need to claim AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  ABOS diplomates preparing for the recertification exam, the ABOS longitudinal assessment or a future sports medicine subspecialty certification exam

Registration Information


AOSSM or AAOS Member | $1200
Non-Member Physician | $1475 
Military | $745
Fellows / Residents | $745
Allied Health | $745

Early registration ends July 11, 2019. After this date, a $100 fee will be added to each category

Registration costs are predicated on attendees staying at The Renaissance Chicago, Chicago, IL. A $150 differential fee is assessed to registrants staying at other hotels to offset expenses incurred. Meeting registrants will be confirmed with hotel master list.

Travel and Housing Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at The Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel at group rate of $209.  You can book through the link below, or reservations may also be made by calling 877/303-0104. The reservation deadline is July 18, 2019. Rooms are guaranteed until this date pending availability. Attendees are encouraged to book early.  

 Book at the Renaissance Chicago

Credit Information

The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. AOSSM designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (BOC AP#P460) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education for Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 17.5 Category A/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.